Why visit Yaxha if you already have plans to visit Tikal? I’ll let these pictures do the talking: Set between two lakes, Yaxha is actually a part of Yaxha-Nakum-Naranjo National Park in Peten, Guatemala. If you build in enough time, you could dedicate a day to all three; we chose to only visit Yaxha. Yaxha […]
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You might think that when you’ve seen one Mayan ruin site, you’ve seen them all. Well, you’re wrong. Introducing: Tikal National Park. Located in Peten, Guatemala, Tikal is one of the largest Mayan ruin sites in the world, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and was once a political, economic and military center for the region. […]
They say that “when you know, you know.” And that’s what Guatemala was for me. As I was trying to figure out my next international vacation, I stumbled across photos of Lake Atitlan in Guatemala. It was stunning. I had to go there. But getting there was challenging. And I don’t have a ton of […]
Welcome to my first blog post. I solemnly swear on margaritas that future posts will be better than this. Writing and traveling are two of my favorite things, so this blog seemed like a natural progression and expression of my creativity. I may not lead a glamorous life of all-expenses-paid travel like other bloggers, but […]